Hadyard Hill

Hadyard Hill wind farm is located in South Ayrshire, approximately 7km to the east of Girvan town and 3km to the north of the village of Barr. It can generate enough renewable electricity to power around 82,550 homes a year.

Hadyard Hill Wind Farm

This wind farm was the UK's biggest at the time of construction and the first onshore wind farm in the UK to generate above 100MW. The site covers a large area, high on the hills above Girvan, with a variety of land uses, including forestry, pasture and moorland.

About Hadyard Hill wind farm
LocationBarr, South Ayrshire
MW capacity117.3MW
Number of turbines51
Year site became operational2006
Community funds£3.3m